Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
Is it true that if as an employee you have been employed for
Is it true that if as an employee you have been employed for less than six months and were undergoing a probationary period of rmployment that you cannot sue an employer for unfair dismissal … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I am seeking advice and guidance on an unfair dismissal and
Hi, I am seeking advice and guidance on an unfair dismissal and breach of contract. I am an Australian, working for a British company operating in Mali West Africa under a contract that is governed by… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I moved over to Sydney from Perth on 29 November to occupy a
I moved over to Sydney from Perth on 29 November to occupy a full-time Consultant position with a pharmaceutical consultancy company. In a nutshell, my employment was terminated within 6 weeks of star… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
Need to check on a termination at a job- joined as
Hi there need to check on a termination at a job- joined as operations manager from 8th Feb - probationary period is 6 months. It is a small business with only 4 of us, of which three of them are part… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
Hi. My husband has been put on a "PIP" on 3 consecutive occasions.
Hi. My husband has been put on a "PIP" on 3 consecutive occasions. Yesterday I attended the PIP meeting and documented that his 1-Up's manager, who ran the meeting. When discussing 4 out of the 7 item… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
I have been terminated on the grounds that I may have been
I have been terminated on the grounds that I may have been seeking alternative employment. I was on a 3 mth probation period. Last week my employer signed off my probationary report with glowing remar… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
Hi I recently left my full time employer after being headhunted
Hi I recently left my full time employer after being headhunted for a JV with an significant increase in pay. 3 weeks into the project which was envisaged to last 1-2 years (12 months as stated on the… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
Hi there, My son was on probation and has been told his
Hi there, My son was on probation and has been told his employment has been terminated as they had had some complaints regarding his phone manner. The will give him one weeks notice but there were no … read more
Sean
Sean
Experienced lawyer
Bachelor of Law with First Class Honours
855 satisfied customers
Hello, I would like to see if I have a case for unfair dismissal.
Hello, I would like to see if I have a case for unfair dismissal. I will copy and paste an email which will explain in more detail of my situation. I was under probation so I'm not entirely sure I hav… read more
Sean
Sean
Experienced lawyer
Bachelor of Law with First Class Honours
855 satisfied customers
I am an assistant nurse who 3 weeks into my probationary period
I am an assistant nurse who 3 weeks into my probationary period injured myself and went on workcover. My 3 month probation is over and i have been given an extension of 2 months so work can review whe… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hello, I was employed by a company 2 months ago and the offer
Hello, I was employed by a company 2 months ago and the offer included 6 months probationary period which I accepted. The postion was mangerial and salary was $120,000 and tools of trade. I was approa… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
Hi Just want to know where I can go from here. I was dissmissed
Hi Just want to know where I can go from here. I was dissmissed for my job tonight as I work the afternoon/evening shift with a major transport company. I have looked at my contract and I was currentl… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
I have just been dissmissed from job for asking to leave work
I have just been dissmissed from job for asking to leave work early for an urgent dental appointment. I asked on the Sat but my appointment wasnt until Thursday. My area Manager said he would discuss … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
I believe I have been unfairly dismissed after 2 weeks in a
I believe I have been unfairly dismissed after 2 weeks in a position and after giving up a work agreement to take up a position with this reasonably large company. I was terminated as a salesman on th… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
i was recently terminated during my probation period. there
i was recently terminated during my probation period. there was no procedural fairness or natural justice. They stated not the right management skills and not having the support of the workers. Can i … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
My question is with regards XXXXX XXXXX rights as I am on a 3 month
My question is with regards XXXXX XXXXX rights as I am on a 3 month probation period and the fact I was told I was no longer required without valid reason. I Enclose my statement, though rather long, … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I was employed as a permanent employee on a full-time basis.
I was employed as a permanent employee on a full-time basis. I have only been employed for 5 days and without written notice or any indication whatsoever that my duties did not meet required standard,… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
I am writing to you to seek advice with regards XXXXX XXXXX
I am writing to you to seek advice with regards XXXXX XXXXX if I have grounds to file a complaint of unfair dismissal against my former employee. Up to the 30/12 this year I was employed by Container … read more
Kenneth Hunt
Kenneth Hunt
Principal Solicitor and Migration Agent
Master's Degree
4 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

33,424 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

31,751 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,663 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

James D. Ford

James D. Ford

Solicitor

1,600 satisfied customers

Lawyer | Founder & CEO at Blue Ocean Law Group

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x